The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking is a public-private partnership with three members: the European Union, represented by the European Commission, the Industry Grouping "Hydrogen Europe" and the Research Grouping "Hydrogen Europe Research" .

In legal terms, the Joint Undertaking is the legal entity, in which the partners come together to support R&D activities.  Formally set up by a Council decision ( 108 KB), it is responsible for implementing the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Technology Initiative (FCH JTI), the political initiative proposing this public-private partnership in fuel cell and hydrogen technologies.

For coordinating the inputs of all the members and managing the activities, the Joint Undertaking's governance structure comprises

Two executive bodies:

Three advisory bodies:



Governance Structure of the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking